Weather Forecast

Officers from the Walsh County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, exit the home of Peter Grzeskowiak, the owner of a pack of dogs that mauled passer-by John Munoz on Sunday, after they found and killed the last dog in the house. When officers tried to negotiate euthanization of the dogs with Grzeskowiak, a dispute arose mid-proccess, leading Grzeskowiak to slit the throat of one dog himself and deliberately send another back into the house, authorities said. Photo by Jenna Watson/Grand Forks Herald

Dogs suspected of mauling Fargo man destroyed; owner arrested

Email News Alerts

GRAFTON, N.D. – A rural Warsaw man has been charged with obstruction after authorities say he attempted to prevent the Walsh County Sheriff’s Office from retrieving dogs suspected of mauling a 19-year-old Fargo man Sunday.


According to a statement released by the Sheriff’s Office:

John Munoz, the victim in Sunday’s attack, told authorities he was mauled by a pack of eight to nine dogs, including a Rottweiler and a pit bull.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Forum News Service
The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, stretching from the oilfields of western North Dakota to the plains of South Dakota and to the shores of eastern Minnesota. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.